Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Maven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Maven over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Maven
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 141 153
Rank change year-on-year +38 +12 -3
Contract jobs citing Maven 114 63 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.02% 1.10% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.15% 6.49% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 42 44
South West median daily rate £420 £405 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £316 £358
90th Percentile £570 £549 £562
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South West median hourly rate - - £43.43
England median hourly rate £42.50 £29.53 £43.43
% change year-on-year +43.95% -32.02% -8.57%

Maven is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 938 971 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.61% 17.02% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 668 671
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £525 £527 £500
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 55
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £42.25 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.42% +13.32%
10th Percentile £32.60 £24.72 £30.20
90th Percentile £57.05 £51.66 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Maven
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Maven as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Maven in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Maven in the South West

Maven
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Maven within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +19 38 £413 +17.86% 5
Somerset +18 27 £425 -5.56%
Devon +8 14 £508 +17.48% 1
Wiltshire -3 12 £348 -4.14% 2
Gloucestershire +4 8 £420 +1.82% 2
Dorset - 7 £435 - 2
Maven
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Maven also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Maven.

1 100 (87.72%) Java
2 81 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 67 (58.77%) Spring
5 48 (42.11%) REST
6 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
7 44 (38.60%) Git (software)
8 43 (37.72%) Web Services
9 39 (34.21%) TDD
9 39 (34.21%) Gradle
10 38 (33.33%) HTML
11 37 (32.46%) Test Automation
12 34 (29.82%) SOAP
13 32 (28.07%) CSS
13 32 (28.07%) Cucumber
14 31 (27.19%) Selenium
14 31 (27.19%) jQuery
14 31 (27.19%) Ant
15 30 (26.32%) SQL
15 30 (26.32%) BDD
16 29 (25.44%) Spring Boot
17 28 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
17 28 (24.56%) JUnit
18 27 (23.68%) Scrum
18 27 (23.68%) JSON
18 27 (23.68%) Microservices
19 26 (22.81%) Docker
19 26 (22.81%) Finance
20 24 (21.05%) Hibernate
20 24 (21.05%) TeamCity

Maven
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (7.02%) Mule
2 8 (7.02%) nginx
3 6 (5.26%) Apache
3 6 (5.26%) ArcGIS
3 6 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.51%) Confluence
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.63%) CMS
5 3 (2.63%) JBoss
6 2 (1.75%) Drupal
6 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.88%) IIS
7 1 (0.88%) Jetty
7 1 (0.88%) Liferay
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.28%) GitHub
3 7 (6.14%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.88%) npm
6 1 (0.88%) PaaS
6 1 (0.88%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.77%) SMS
2 5 (4.39%) HTTP
2 5 (4.39%) Internet
3 2 (1.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.88%) DHCP
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Skype
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.14%) Apache Hive
3 7 (6.14%) Big Data
3 7 (6.14%) GIS
3 7 (6.14%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.63%) MySQL
5 3 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.75%) DB2
6 2 (1.75%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.88%) Redis
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 76 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 44 (38.60%) Git (software)
3 39 (34.21%) Gradle
4 32 (28.07%) Cucumber
5 31 (27.19%) Ant
5 31 (27.19%) Selenium
6 28 (24.56%) JUnit
7 24 (21.05%) TeamCity
8 16 (14.04%) Bitbucket
8 16 (14.04%) SoapUI
9 15 (13.16%) Eclipse
9 15 (13.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 13 (11.40%) JIRA
11 9 (7.89%) Subversion
12 8 (7.02%) IntelliJ
12 8 (7.02%) Mockito
12 8 (7.02%) SonarQube
13 7 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (4.39%) Cobertura
General
1 26 (22.81%) Finance
2 14 (12.28%) Banking
3 7 (6.14%) Back Office
3 7 (6.14%) Electronics
3 7 (6.14%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.14%) Marketing
3 7 (6.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.51%) Law
5 3 (2.63%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (61.40%) Developer
2 54 (47.37%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.65%) Senior Developer
4 9 (7.89%) Architect
4 9 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (7.02%) Consultant
5 8 (7.02%) Java Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Security Consultant
6 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Core Java Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Hybris Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (58.77%) Spring
2 48 (42.11%) REST
3 43 (37.72%) Web Services
4 38 (33.33%) HTML
5 34 (29.82%) SOAP
6 32 (28.07%) CSS
7 31 (27.19%) jQuery
8 29 (25.44%) Spring Boot
9 27 (23.68%) JSON
10 24 (21.05%) Hibernate
11 21 (18.42%) J2EE
12 20 (17.54%) XML
13 18 (15.79%) RESTful
14 15 (13.16%) AngularJS
14 15 (13.16%) Spring MVC
15 11 (9.65%) D3.js
15 11 (9.65%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (9.65%) React
15 11 (9.65%) Struts
16 10 (8.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 3 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.75%) NHS
3 2 (1.75%) RIA
3 2 (1.75%) User Experience
3 2 (1.75%) Web 2.0
4 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.88%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.79%) Linux
2 14 (12.28%) Unix
3 7 (6.14%) CentOS
4 2 (1.75%) Windows
5 1 (0.88%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (34.21%) TDD
3 37 (32.46%) Test Automation
4 30 (26.32%) BDD
5 28 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (23.68%) Microservices
6 27 (23.68%) Scrum
7 23 (20.18%) Software Engineering
8 22 (19.30%) DevOps
9 20 (17.54%) E-Commerce
10 19 (16.67%) MVC
11 17 (14.91%) User Stories
12 16 (14.04%) Open Source
13 13 (11.40%) Build Automation
13 13 (11.40%) Coaching
13 13 (11.40%) Web Development
14 12 (10.53%) Mentoring
14 12 (10.53%) Unit Testing
15 11 (9.65%) Information Management
16 10 (8.77%) UML
Programming Languages
1 100 (87.72%) Java
2 47 (41.23%) JavaScript
3 30 (26.32%) SQL
4 13 (11.40%) Python
5 11 (9.65%) Groovy
6 7 (6.14%) Bash Shell
6 7 (6.14%) Dart
7 6 (5.26%) Kotlin
8 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.51%) C#
9 4 (3.51%) C++
9 4 (3.51%) Ruby
9 4 (3.51%) VBScript
10 3 (2.63%) Jython
11 1 (0.88%) Lua
11 1 (0.88%) Perl
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.14%) CESG Certified Professional
1 7 (6.14%) CLAS
1 7 (6.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.39%) CISSP
4 4 (3.51%) Degree
5 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.67%) QA
2 6 (5.26%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.75%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (22.81%) Docker
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.75%) Xen
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (14.91%) Kubernetes
2 16 (14.04%) Ansible
3 10 (8.77%) Rancher
4 6 (5.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 4 (3.51%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.75%) Puppet
7 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) hybris
2 15 (13.16%) Oracle
3 10 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.89%) Adobe
5 8 (7.02%) Coverity
6 7 (6.14%) ATG
6 7 (6.14%) Google
6 7 (6.14%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.14%) SAP
7 6 (5.26%) Cloudera
7 6 (5.26%) ESRI
8 4 (3.51%) CA
8 4 (3.51%) HP
9 3 (2.63%) Talend
10 2 (1.75%) Citrix
10 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.75%) VMware
11 1 (0.88%) EMC
11 1 (0.88%) Isilon
11 1 (0.88%) NetApp